International Teaching Assistant Orientation

Date: 
Friday, August 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 5:00pm
Location: 
The Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology, D-101 Wells Hall, B-122 Wells Hall

Friday, August 17, 2018 — 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm — The Hub for Innovation in Learning and Technology, D-101 Wells Hall  | Saturday, August 18, 2018 — 8:00 am - 5:00 pm — B-122 Wells Hall

The International Teaching Assistant Orientation program will begin Friday evening with a special reception just for International TAs. Individuals who register must come to both the Friday evening and Saturday program. Topics covered include: cultivating effective relationships with students and instructors of record; building learning communities in your classroom; U.S. classroom culture (an undergraduate perspective); the TA Role (a graduate student perspective). Most importantly, attendees will engage in role plays and teaching practice within small groups of TAs and undergraduate students.

For full details see the TA Orientations and Training page.